Bhansali is going to begin filming of the movie in September and is aiming to finish it within six months.
Ranveer Singh will play Allauddin Khilzi whereas Deepika Padukone will be seen as queen of Chittor, Rani Padmavati
Besides this, Vicky Kaushal has been finalized to play Deepika Padukone’s husband in this period love story.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali has worked previously with Ranveer and Deepika in ‘Ram Leela’ and ‘Bajirao Mastani’.
This will be the trio’s third film together.